Archive | June, 2019


Portland Bill Lighthouse

Have you ever wondered what it must be like to be a lighthouse keeper like Mr Grinling? We have. And today we got to visit Portland’s lighthouse at the Bill. We split into 2 groups. Whilst the first group climbed all of the 153 steps to the top, the second group explored the interactive activities more »

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Samba in the Sun!

Year 4 are continuing their Samba learning and proving to be reggae, groove and funk superstars!  Their listening and focusing in their lessons has been so outstanding, they are learning new grooves that sometimes only Year 5 and 6 learn! I am so proud of their dedication and progress, well done Year 4! Remember Year more »

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Sports Day 2019

Sports Day 2019 The sun was shining, hats were donned, cones were set out. It must be time for…SPORTS DAY! I’m sure you will agree, it was an afternoon filled with fun, competitiveness and sportsmanship. A huge thank you to the parents for coming and cheering your children across the finish line. It was very more »

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Year 6 residential trip: the final day

Grey skies and drizzle greeted us this morning as we met for breakfast and contemplated the challenges ahead. Notthat we were dismayed by the weather – far from it! The conditions made for better waves on Widemouth Beach which was where we were all headed for a morning of body-boarding. A combination of fantastic waves more »

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Year 6 Weekend Away: Day 2

The glorious sunshine beamed down on Year 6 as they tackled another exciting set of adventures and challenges. We went climbing, kayaking, abseiling and coastal traversing. What a brilliant but exhausting day! After a very tasty barbecue, we managed a pleasant evening on the beach before turning in, slightly soggy around the edges. It’s been more »

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Y6 go to Widemouth Bay: Day 1

Well, that was a long day! After a long coach journey (2 films!) and a stop at Exeter services, we finally arrived at Outdoor Adventure on the glorious Cornish coast. After lunch and an introduction to the centre, it was time for our first activities – coastal traversing, climbing and abseiling. Then some free time more »

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The Great Launch !

It’s all very well building a boat but the true test comes when you launch it. Questions buzz through your head. Will it float? Will it sink? Have I used the right materials? Will it topple over? Will it be stable? Well, all these questions were answered today as well as asking 1 more question. more »

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We’ve got the Skipping Bug!

Another fantastic Skip 2 b Fit start to our day today, well done everyone! It was lovely to see some parents as well as siblings and our children joining in this morning, what a positive way to end our week.  Have a lovely sunny weekend and see you next Friday for some more Fitness Fun! more »

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